The hyperlink to a bill draft that precedes a summary contains the most recent version (Introduced/GA/Enacted) of the bill. If the session has ended, the hyperlink contains the latest version of the bill at the time of sine die adjournment. Note that the summary pertains to the bill as introduced, which is often different from the most recent version.


SB138/LM (BR1262) - M. McGarvey, C. McDaniel, R. Alvarado, J. Bowen, T. Buford, J. Carpenter, D. Carroll, P. Clark, D. Harper Angel, G. Neal, R. Webb

     AN ACT relating to firefighters.
     Amend KRS 61.315 to create a presumption of a death in the line of duty and eligibility for a lump-sum death benefit for firefighters who obtain certain types of cancer; specify that the rebuttable presumption exists if an firefighter is employed for five years or more and has not used tobacco products for ten years.


SB138 - AMENDMENTS

     SCS1/FN/LM - Clarify that the provision relating to the death benefit provided to firefighters affected by cancer is limited to certain types of cancer.

     Jan 28, 2016 - introduced in Senate
     Feb 03, 2016 - to State & Local Government (S)
     Feb 10, 2016 - reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
     Feb 11, 2016 - 2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 16, 2016 - taken from Rules; recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (S)